Texas lawmakers have before them five proposals that would allow those with permits to carry concealed handguns on college campuses. Proponents of the measure say a well-armed campus populace will stand a better chance of stopping a potential school shooter.
“It is no longer illegal to carry a gun at a church. It’s no longer illegal to carry a gun at a governmental meeting. And it no longer needs to be illegal to carry a gun on a college campus,” said Scott Lewis, a community college student and the Texas legislative director for Students for Concealed Carry on Campus ...!-->